10 Nonfiction Books About Activism for Teens

by Laura Lambert

The face of social activism looks a lot different, lately. Teens are at the forefront of the fight to address climate change, for women’s rights, to enact gun control — you name it. And this new generation is social media savvy, bold, and full of a new kind of activist spirit.

There is a spate of new books to help foster that spirit and spread it wide. Here are ten titles to help awaken the activist inside your soon-to-be young adult.

What books would you recommend for teens who are interested in activism? Let us know in the comments below!